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Permitted texts 2021

Permitted publications for the Professional Level and Advanced Level exams 2021

Professional Level: exams in 2021

The permitted texts for the Professional Level exams in 2021 are as follows:

Professional Level exams
Permitted Texts

Price
Audit and Assurance  ✓ 
Auditing Standards 2021 - standards examinable in 2021 - ICAEW Examinations (published by Croner-i)
TBC
Financial Accounting and Reporting - IFRS  IFRS® Standards – Required 1 January 2020 (Blue Book). For accounting periods beginning on 1 January 2020, excluding changes not yet required. (published by IASB – Set of three volumes: Part A, Part B and Part C sold together as one set) – ISBN 978-1-911629-38-2 £79
Financial Accounting and Reporting - UK GAAP   UK Accounting Standards and Company Law. Permitted text for ICAEW Financial Accounting and Reporting UK GAAP exams in 2021 (published by Croner-i) TBC
Tax Compliance  Hardman’s Tax Rates and Tables 2020/2021 Edition 1 (published by Croner-i) TBC
Business Strategy and Technology   No permitted texts  
Financial Management   No permitted texts
Business Planning: Taxation

As an open book exam, students may take any relevant materials into this exam that they wish, subject to practical space restrictions. Students sitting the Business Planning: Taxation exam in 2021 are advised to refer to the following edition of Hardman’s Tax Rates and Tables:

  • Hardman’s Tax Rates and Tables 2020/2021 Edition 1 (published by Croner-i)
 TBC
Business Planning: Banking  ✓

As an open book exam, students may take any relevant materials into this exam that they wish, subject to space restrictions. Students sitting the Business Planning: Banking exam in 2021 are advised to refer to the following publications:

  • IFRS® Standards – Required 1 January 2020 (Blue Book). For accounting periods beginning on 1 January 2020, excluding changes not yet required. (published by IASB – Set of three volumes: Part A, Part B and Part C sold together as one set) – ISBN 978-1-911629-38-2
  • Auditing Standards 2021 – standards examinable in 2021 ICAEW Examinations (published by Croner-i)
  • Practice Note 19 Recommended text for ACA Business Planning: Banking exams 2021 (published by Croner-i)
 TBC

Business Planning: Insurance

 

 ✓
  • Auditing Standards 2021 – standards examinable in 2021 ICAEW Examinations (published by Croner-i)
  • Practice Note 20 Recommended text for ACA Business Planning: Banking exams 2021 (published by Croner-i)
 TBC

Advanced Level: exams in 2021

Suggested books for the Advanced Level exams in 2021 are as follows:

Advanced Level exams
Permitted Texts

Price
 

Corporate Reporting

 

Case Study 

 

Strategic Business Management


As an open book exam, students may take any relevant material into the exam that they wish, subject to space restrictions. Students sitting the Advanced Level exams in 2021 are advised to refer to the following edition of the IFRS book:

  • IFRS ® Standards – required 1 January 2021 (Blue Book). For accounting periods beginning on 1 January 2020, excluding changes not yet required. (published by IASB – set of three volumes: Part A, Part B and Part C sold together as one set) – ISBN 978-1-911629-38-2 
 £79

How to order:

Publications from Croner-i:

  • Auditing Standards
  • UK Accounting Standards and Company Law
  • Hardman’s Tax Rates and Tables Edition 1 (Digital version)
  • Practice Notes (19 and 20)

These will be available to purchase via www.icaew.com and
prices are to be confirmed.

IFRS Publications:

The International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS®) book is available to order from the IFRS Foundation.

To order, please contact:
T +44 (0)20 7332 2730
E publications@ifrs.org